Sexual Addiction: The Culturally Accepted Drug of Choice
“Sexual Addiction … the culturally acceptable drug of choice” addresses the following topics:
Diagnosis and Treatment of Sexual Addiction – Covers the model for diagnosis and treatment of sexual addiction based on a trauma model Neurochemical foundations of sexual addiction, co-occurring diagnoses, and the importance of treating the families of sexual addicts will also be covered.
How can you address the problem?
Silent Tears, Hidden Shame: The Spouse’s Struggle – Presents the recovery and healing process of spouses whose husbands are struggling with sexual addiction. Emphasis is on the use of support groups to re-parent her behaviors.
Switching Addictions – Identifies the several different layers of addiction and some common elements that exist in all addictive behaviors. It also discusses the strong tendency to switch addictions rather than embrace true recovery.
There are also question/answer periods to help cover anything that workshop presenters may have missed.